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Guest in the House (1944)

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Guest in the House (1944)

Story of a young woman's obsessive love. Evelyn (Anne Baxter), an emotionally unstable woman, stays at the home of her doctor Dan Proctor (Scott McKay). She meets and falls in love with the doctors brother Douglas, but he is already happily married. Evelyn decides she will break up the marriage.

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Run time 96 minutes 38 seconds
Audio/Visual sound, color


Reviewer: eggbone - favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - March 9, 2016
Subject: Enjoyable
The best part of this noir film is the acting. All parts were palyed well. Ann Baxter was a very believeable neurotic/psycopath. Ralph Bellamy, Aline MacMahon, adn the rest of the crew made this movie entertaining. The first half is somewhat slow, but the intensity picks up to make a very watchable film..
Reviewer: Weehrs - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - August 8, 2014
Subject: As it was then, still today
This one is Bad to the Bone, Great acting!!!!
Reviewer: keygrip - favoritefavoritefavorite - June 20, 2010
Subject: An entertaining B picture
Anne Baxter plays mind games in a rehersal for her Eve Harrington role.
Solid and unspectacular Ralph Bellamy is miscast as the focus of her attention.
Reviewer: nigeldavahah - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - June 14, 2010
Subject: guest in the house
HEHE fun
Reviewer: flair - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - June 10, 2010
Subject: Lots of Fun
Lots of flair . Liked it .
Reviewer: moviedivatoo - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - June 5, 2010
Subject: They don't makem like that anymore...
This is one of the best I've seen on this site! Great story, terrific cast with Anne Baxter at her evil best. Per Imdb this film was an Oscar nominatee and its no wonder!
A guaranteed winner!!
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